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    Unique ID Code: 0000149210
    Added by: Jitendar Canth
    Added on: 23/6/2012 17:19
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    Howl's Moving Castle - Double Play: The Studio Ghibli Collection

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    From the creators of Spirited Away
    Certificate: U
    Running Time: 119 mins
    Retail Price: £24.99
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    Content Type: Movie

    Synopsis:
    From the creators of Spirited Away and Ponyo and available for the first time on Blu-ray in stunning high-definition comes Howl's Moving Castle.

    From legendary director Hayao Miyazaki's and featuring the voices of Emily Mortimer, Blythe Danner, Christian Bale, Jean Simmons and Billy Crystal, Howl's Moving Castle is set in a magical world of wizard and spells and follows the adventures of Sophie, a young girl trapped in an old-woman's body by an evil sorcerer's spell. Based on the popular book by British author Diana Wynne Jones, the UK theatrical release of Howl's Moving Castle was phenomenally successful and was one of the biggest ever openings ever for a film in Japan.

    Special Features:
    Alternative angle storyboards
    Interview with author, Diana Wynne Jones
    Interview with Pixar's Peter Doctor (Monster's Inc.)
    Hello Mr. Lasseter Featurette: Hayao Miyazaki Visits Pixar
    Explanation of CG Featurette
    The Sounds of Howl's Moving Castle Featurette
    Behind the Microphone Featurette
    Japanese trailers and TV spots
    Theatrical Trailer
    Studio Ghibli Trailer Reel

    Video Tracks:
    1.85:1 widescreen 1080p

    Audio Tracks:
    DTS-HD MA 5.1 Surround English
    DTS-HD MA 5.1 Surround Japanese

    Subtitle Tracks:
    English

    Directed By:
    Hayao Miyazaki

    Written By:


    Starring:
    Chieko Baisho
    Takuya Kimura
    Akihiro Miwa
    Akio Ohtsuka
    Haruko Kato
    Ryunosuke Kamiki
    Tatsuya Gashuin
    Christian Bale
    Emily Mortimer
    Jean Simmons
    Billy Crystal
    Blythe Danner
    Josh Hutcherson
    Lauren Bacall

    Casting By:
    Ned Lott
    Ayumi Sato
    Motohiro Hatanaka
    Naomi Yasu

    Music From:
    Joe Hisaishi

    Director of Photography:
    Atsushi Okui

    Editor:
    Takeshi Seyama

    Producer:
    Toshio Suzuki

    Executive Producer:
    John Lasseter
    Hayao Miyazaki

    Distributor:
    Studiocanal

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